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DATE OF SCOTTISH TRANSPORT & INDUSTRIAL COLLECTIONS SSN CONFERENCE ANNOUNCED

The date of the STICK (Scottish Transport & Industrial Collections SSN) Annual Conference has been confirmed as 18 October 2014.

Titled ‘The Scottish Diaspora:International Mobility of Industry, Technology, Ideas, Products, People’ the conference will be held at the McManus Collections Unit, Dundee… 81 more words

Training

landschaftspark

If you are into  industrial rust and and pipes then landschaftspark in Germany is the place to visit 24 hour access to a row of blast furnaces and all the infrastructure that goes into manufacture pig iron.

Three Industrial Heritage Events Coming Up in October

Asset Transfer for Industrial Heritage

The Ironbride Gorge Museum Trust – Saturday 18th October – FREE

This event, organised by Ian Bapty, Industrial Heritage Support Officer for England  334 more words

Scenes From Grünerløkka, Oslo

I’m going to be venturing outside of Toronto and even Canada for this post. Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to travel to Oslo, Norway to visit a friend. 2,133 more words

Toronto

The Lea River Walk with Locomotives, a Cathedral, a Mill cum Gin Distillery and Steel Ships.

Guest Post.
London Historians Member, Walter Jahn, writes about our walking tour of the industrial Lea valley, Saturday 19 July.

Who would have thought a walk from Stratford through the industrial area around the river Lea would be enticing to anyone on a hot and sunny Saturday? 462 more words

20th Century

Steamboating: Thinking Outside the Historic Preservation Box

Ah, summer.  Many summers in my childhood I eagerly anticipated the end of June because it meant I could spend a week with historic preservationists, if you think outside the box when defining “historic preservationist.”  I’ll admit, at the time I didn’t  413 more words

Popular Culture

LATEST PRISM FUND REPORT ISSUED

The PRISM fund (for PReservation of Industrial and Scientific Material) administered by Arts Council England has issued its annual report for 2012-2013. 126 more words